Spacious, furnished MIL apartment in historic Burch Avenue home

1620 Duke University Rd., Durham 27701 | 0.58 miles from Chapel |

Comfortable, spacious mother-in-law apartment in grand old Victorian home, Central Campus location between Nasher Museum and W. Chapel Hill St. businesses (Durham Co-op Grocery/Cafe, Grub, Local Yogurt, Joe Van Gogh Coffee, etc). A great place to live and study or work at Duke on East, Central, or West Campus! Beautiful refinished heart-pine hardwood floors, high ceilings, ceiling fans. Fully furnished and move-in ready; tastefully decorated with antique furniture. Quaint and charming--like visiting your great-aunt's house! Updated eat-in kitchen with frost-free refrigerator w/ icemaker, microwave, full-size electric range, large countertop oven, cookware/dishes/silverware provided, coffeemaker, and washer/dryer. Bedroom has Sealy Posturepedic queen bed, clock radio, lamps, and big desk/study area with bookcases! 2 private entrances. Huge front porch with outdoor furniture, patio. All on one level. Easy walking/biking distance to all areas of campus, Ninth St., Brightleaf Square and downtown; on Go Durham and Duke bus lines. Large fenced yard, maintenance included in rent, and paved off-street parking. Very secure and private, yet close to everything! Utilities included (gas-water/sewer-power); iron & ironing board, vacuum cleaner. Housekeeper services can be added. High-speed internet and cable TV available. Prefer annual, academic year or semester lease, but month-to month or custom terms considered. Email with questions or leave message with return number or Email to discuss.

Housing Features: Frost-free refrigerator w/ icemaker Full size electric range Microwave Washer/Dryer Furnished Wood Floors Patio and Porch Fenced Yard Off-Street Parking Cable TV and High-speed Internet Connection available

Community Features Walking distance to campus, grocery store, restaurants, coffee shop On Go Durham (6-6B) and Duke Transit (C routes, SWX) bus lines Walking distance to city park

Convenient for Faculty/Staff/Professionals Graduate Students

Unit Features Washer/Dryer in Unit Off-Street Parking, On-Street Parking Air Conditioning Furnished Hardwood Floors (Hardwood floors with area rugs) High-Speed Internet Available Outdoor Space (Huge porch, fenced yard, patio) Smoke-Free

Lease Information 12 month lease Academic Year Fall Sublet Flexible/Other lease Month-to-Month Short-Term lease

Security Dead-Bolt Locks Exterior Lighting

Utilities Included In Rent Electricity Gas Heat Recycling Trash Removal Water/Sewer

Bus Routes

  • C-1 Bus
  • C-1 / Smith Warehouse Bus
  • C-1 Saturday Bus
  • C-1 Sunday Bus
  • C-2 Weekday Bus
  • C-2 Abbreviated Thursday-Friday
  • C-2 East-Central-West Saturday
  • C-2 Abbreviated Saturday
  • C-2 East-Central-West Sunday
  • C-2 Abbreviated Sunday
  • C-3 Class Change Bus




  • Laundry In-Unit
  • Air Conditioning
  • Garbage Included
  • Access to Trails